Falmouth Hospital which is run by Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has today (22 May 2017) reopened the inpatient ward. The ward was temporarily closed in October to allow refurbishment works to be safely undertaken. One of the hospitals major responsibilities is rehabilitation.
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A big farewell was recently given to hospital administrator Jan Radley in recognition of her long term service at Camborne Redruth Community Hospital.
Sally Ann (Sam) McDonald has left the Trust after a 40 year career working in the NHS across Cornwall. Although officially retiring last year, Sam returned to work part time for the Falls Team having been a team member for the last seven years.
Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has been recognised and applauded for having excellent sustainability reporting in place as part of their Annual Report.
An event to raise the profile of the pioneering research being undertaken in Cornwall was recently held at the Eden Project
A new child and adolescent mental health unit will be built in Cornwall following an announcement made by NHS England today (31 March 2017).
A pioneering team that developed an app allowing people with epilepsy to monitor their own condition and health risk, has been shortlisted for a prestigious British Medical Journal (BMJ) Award in the Innovation Team category. The BMJ Award is one of the highest honours available within the medical and healthcare professions.
A volunteer at Helston Community Hospital has recently been recognised for her outstanding contribution and dedication to the hospital.
Patients at Camborne Redruth Community Hospital are set to benefit from a new scanner recently presented to the hospital by representatives from the Guild of Friends and Redruth Albany Rugby Club, who joined forces to raise the £5,500 needed to buy the equipment.
In 2015/16, a new access and waiting time standard was introduced to ensure that more than 50% of people experiencing first episode psychosis commence a NICE recommended package of care within two weeks of referral.